CGTC Distance Education - Online Classes


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BlendFlex is an innovative course delivery method that offers flexible attendance options for select CGTC courses - including attending class: on campus, online, from remote sites, or from home or work. Additional information on our BlendFlex courses.



Central Georgia Technical College offers a wide range of online courses. These courses use the Internet to deliver online learning that is independent of time and location.

Steps to Become an Online Student

Complete the Application process through Admissions. Once admitted, contact an advisor and register for classes.

Which website(s) will I use to take an online class?

The following Web sites should be bookmarked or added to your "favorites" in your web browser:

Student Email Account ALL STUDENTS will be provided MyMail Email and network logins.

All online courses use the Blackboard Learn course management system. The link to go directly to Blackboard Learn is

Beginning Summer 201716, Math courses will use Blackboard to access MyMathLab. Students will receive directions inside Blackboard for accessing their MyMathLab material.

Some online courses may use other online sites for classes to supplement instruction. Contact your instructor for details.


Online Orientation is available the first week of the semester. Topics include logging into Blackboard, locating class assignments, submitting assignments, taking an exam, using Student Resources and more. Orientation attendance is optional. 

Georgia Virtual Technical Connection (GVTC)

CGTC is a member of the Georgia Virtual Technical Connection (GVTC). The mission of the Georgia Virtual Technical Connection is to provide support, guidance, and assistance to the state’s Technical Colleges in the design, development, and delivery of distance education and technology based learning initiatives, manage the state level online student application portal, and serve as a conduit for distance and technology enhanced education.

Technical Difficulties

Online students that experience technical problems should first contact their course instructor for assistance. Students may contact Distance Education Technical Support through the Online Course Help Desk.

Interested in taking online classes?

New students should contact Admissions or call 478-988-6800.

Current/returning students should contact their advisor or call 478-988-6800.

Distance Education Staff

Jody Dixon
Distance Education Coordinator
Blackboard Administrator
(478) 757-2507

Carrie Miller
Instructional Design Specialist
(478) 218-3254

Cynthia Rumney
Dean, Distance Education
(478) 476-5158


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